Journals Higher Education



Published: 17 April 2018

296 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190843458

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The Hospital and Clinic Improvement Handbook

Using Lean and the Theory of Constraints for Better Healthcare Delivery

Boaz Ronen, Joseph S. Pliskin, Shimeon Pass, and Foreword by Donald M. Berwick

  • A practical guide to how operations management can be leveraged to rapidly improve value and performance in health care
  • Unique and expert application of Lean and TOC to health care, with an emphasis on simplicity and applicability to any clinical organization
  • Distills the authors' insights gathered from implementing these tools and concepts in over 160 organizations across the world
  • Presents tools and applications that can easily yield significant improvements in any performance measure using existing resources
  • Highly relevant to the ongoing healthcare crisis in the US, which promises to place added importance on value and cost-effectiveness in health care institutions

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